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Magnificent Voyagers: The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 exhibition photographic slides, 1988.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 89E
Abstract

Press slides of artifacts, illustrations, specimens and paintings used in the temporary exhibition Magnificent Voyagers: The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, held at the American Museum of Natural History, September 1988-January 1989. The exhibition was originally organized by the National Museum of Natural History.

Dates: 1988

William J. Morden papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .M671-.M674
Scope and Contents This collection is concerned with Morden’s expeditions to Alaska, Central Asia, and Southwest Africa and contains detailed field notes written by both William and Irene. The field notes include details of their travels, supply lists, budgets, and descriptions of artifacts and specimens gathered. There are also a number of drafts of articles and books written by both Morden and Irene about their experiences abroad. The William J. Morden papers also include correspondences which are...
Dates: 1922-1957

Paleontology expeditions photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 521
Scope and Contents

Photographs taken on paleontology expeditions in various locations including Lake Callabonna. One photograph of Dr. Granger digging up fossils (K-Set 3).

Dates: circa 1970

Paleontology Field Expedition to Arizona photographic slides, 1946.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 391
Abstract

Field photographs from the AMNH Expedition to Arizona in 1946. Photographs of fossils, fossil beds, images of paleontologists working in the field, plastering specimens, boxing, packing and loading of specimens.

Dates: 1946

Papers: [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #75
Dates: 1922-1957

The Archbold Collections at the American Museum of Natural History, 1928-1980.

 Collection
Identifier: Archive Mammalogy Archbold
Scope and Contents The Archbold Collections at the American Museum of Natural History is comprised of material that documents the expeditionary fieldwork of Richard Archbold and the Archbold Expeditions. It is housed within the AMNH Department of Mammalogy Archive, and encompasses a variety of formats, including photographs, slides, film, scrapbooks, correspondence, financial records, and field documentation such as catalogs, specimen lists, field notes and journals. These describe both the day-to-day...
Dates: 1928 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1964

The Central Asiatic Expeditions : Mongols

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 149
Scope and Contents China and Mongolia, 1921-1930. The first sequence concentrates on daily life in a Mongol camp near Tsagan Nor (or White Lake). The camp is a complex of Mongolian tents (yurts) with men, sheep, and dogs milling about; yaks pull heavy logs; and a camel is being trained. The film moves to Urga (now Ulan Bator) where Khalka women with elaborate headresses are seen; a Mongol affected with gigantism enters the city and is photographed with Roy Chapman Andrews. The film then shifts back to the...
Dates: 1922-1925

Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn60
Scope and Contents This collection contains bound volumes, notes, correspondence, photographs, log books and journals. The material has been arranged into three series. The collection is largely comprised of thirty-three Bound Volumes (Series I) that contain letters and journal entries written by the field researchers that participated in the Whitney South Sea Expedition. Many of these bound volumes store additional material including hand-drawn maps, specimen sketches, photographs and a few handwritten...
Dates: 1920-2007

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Research Library Special Collections 28
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Subject
Scientific expeditions 9
Film Collection 7
Moving Images 7
Photographic Slide Collection 7
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 7
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Archives Microfilm 6
Manuscript Collection 6
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 3
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel 2
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Discovery and exploration. 2
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Mongolia -- Discovery and exploration. 2
Museum exhibits -- Photographs 2
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 2
Paleontology -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Scientific expeditions -- Africa, Central 2
Scientific expeditions -- Asia, Central 2
Scientific expeditions -- China 2
Scientific expeditions -- Exhibitions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mongolia 2
Scientific expeditions -- United States 2
Voyages and travels 2
Africa, Central -- Description and travel 1
Africa, Central -- Discovery and exploration 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Catalogs and collections 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Classification. 1
Annual reports 1
Asia, Central -- Discovery and exploration. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Beijing (China) 1
Beijing (China) -- Description and travel 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Correspondence 1
Department Records 1
Diaries 1
East Asia -- Description and travel 1
Ethnology -- Africa, Central 1
Explorers -- Travel. 1
Explorers -- United States -- Biography 1
Extinct mammals -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Field notes 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Geology -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Honolulu (Hawaii) 1
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Invertebrates 1
Jungle animals -- Africa, Central 1
Khalkha (Mongolian people) 1
Maasai (African people) -- Social life and customs 1
Mammals -- Evolution. 1
Maps 1
Mongolia -- Antiquities 1
Mongols -- Dwellings 1
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 1
Natural history -- Asia, Central. 1
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 1
Naxi (Chinese people) 1
Neolithic period -- Mongolia 1
New York (N.Y.) 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Oceania -- Description and travel 1
Ontogeny. 1
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology 1
Paleontology -- Arizona 1
Paleontology -- China. 1
Paleontology -- Mongolia. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
San Francisco (Calif.) 1
Scientific expeditions -- Alaska. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Asia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 1
Scientific expeditions -- Mongolia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Oceania 1
Scientific expeditions -- Oceania. 1
Seoul (Korea) 1
Shan (Asian people) 1
Shan (Asian people) -- Dwellings 1
Shanghai (China) 1
Thailand 1
Tokyo (Japan) 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia) -- Description and travel 1
Venezuela 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Vertebrates, Fossil -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Vietnam 1
Yokohama-shi (Japan) 1
Yurts -- Mongolia 1
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Names
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 12
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 9
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Shackelford, James B. 6
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 4
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Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 4
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 3
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 3
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 3
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 3
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 3
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 3
Olsen, George, d. 1939 3
Asiatic Zoölogical Expedition (1st : 1916-1917) 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Morden, Irene 2
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 2
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 2
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 2
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 2
Young, John McKenzie 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
Andrews, Yvette Borup 1
Archbold Expedition to Arizona (1940) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (1st : 1933-1934) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (2nd : 1936-1937) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd : 1938-1939) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (4th : 1953) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (5th : 1956-1957) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (6th : 1959) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (7th : 1964) 1
Archbold Expeditions 1
Archbold, Richard 1
Asiatic Expedition (2nd : 1918-1919) 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Barrowclough, George F. 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Baynes, Ernest Harold, 1868-1925 1
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Brass, L. J. (Leonard J.) 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Bryan, E. H. (Edwin Horace), 1898-1985 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Cape York Expedition (1948) 1
Cerro de la Neblina Expedition (1984-1985) 1
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 1
Cole, Charles J. 1
Cook, Harold J. (Harold James), 1887-1962 1
Coultas, William F. 1
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Curtis, Charles Cutler 1
Davison, Frederick Trubee, 1896-1974 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Deusing, Murl 1
Drowne, Frederick P. 1
Eyerdam, Walter J. (Walter Jakob), 1892-1974 1
Field Museum of Natural History 1
Fleischmann-Clark, American Museum, Indo-China Expedition (1936) 1
Ford, Linda S. 1
France (Schooner) 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Grimaldi, David A. 1
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1904-1982 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Johnson, J. M. (Mr.) 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
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